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Thomas and Wes travel to Atlanta, Georgia to take a tour of the Millennium Falcon. This travelling exhibit gives fans the opportunity to walk though a life-size replica of the Falcon as it existed during the time of "Solo: A Star Wars Story." Be sure to stick around for an exclusive interview with Daniel Kennedy of Lucasfilm.
Wes and Thomas continue their series on how Star Wars was influenced by the American Old West. In this episode they take a look at how Hollywood's interpretation of iconic Old West characters influenced Boba Fett.
In this series of Star Wars in the Classroom, we take a look at how the American Old West inspired filmmaker George Lucas and that galaxy far, far away. This episode focuses on Gunslingers and the true story behind the high noon gunfight.
The Mighty Chewbacca Challenges You to ‘Roar for Change’
Lucasfilm and Star Wars: Force for Change today announced Roar For Change, a global challenge in support of UNICEF that invites fans to share their own version of Chewbacca’s fearsome roar on social media. For each public post, like, or share on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter that includes #RoarForChange between May 3- 25, 2018, Star Wars: Force for Change U.S. will donate $1 to UNICEF USA, up to $1 million.
Serve Like a Jedi Message from Thomas and Wes
Star Wars Day is upon us and we wanted to challenge you to Serve Like a Jedi this May 4th! Learn more about our Serve Like a Jedi initiative by watching our promo video. You can also visit our Serve Like a Jedi page for additional information. How will you choose to serve this May 4th?
Seven Ways to Celebrate Star Wars Day
Need some ideas for your Star Wars Day party? Look no further than our latest video Seven Ways to Celebrate Star Wars Day! We highlight fun party activities inspired by the Ewoks! Also check out our Star Wars Day page for more ideas!
We Are Now on YouTube!
Star Wars in the Classroom is now on YouTube! Check out our channel for exciting videos on such topics as the real history and science behind Star Wars, product reviews, Star War community discussion, educator interviews and more! If you like what you see, please consider subscribing to our channel!
Star Wars Resistance, New Animated Series, Set for Fall TV Debut
Lucasfilm recently announced a new animated series, Star Wars Resistance, premiering this Fall and we couldn't be more excited! Set in the days before The Force Awakens, this anime and World War II inspired series follows the adventures of pilot, Kazuda Xiono and such familiar faces as Poe Dameron, BB-8, and Captain Phasma. The Fall can't come soon enough!